Accession Number:

ADA009930

Title:

The Middle East: Evolving Strategies.

Descriptive Note:

Student essay,

Corporate Author:

ARMY WAR COLL CARLISLE BARRACKS PA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1975-03-04

Pagination or Media Count:

31.0

Abstract:

The essay identifies evolving strategies in the Middle East and discusses exploitation opportunities, the Arab-Israeli dispute, inter Arab rivalries, growing Arab economic power, Suez Canal re-opening, military bases, oil and others - all strategic possibilities for Soviet expansion detente activities. Regional factors, economic and military, US, USSR and other world powers are discussed. Concentration focuses on the evolving strategies of economic pressure versus the force of arms and the mix of international techniques in a region where Egypt has twice in seven years attacked the state of Israel and the nations of this area have waged five wars in the past twenty-five years.

Subject Categories:

  • Government and Political Science

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE